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Censored News as Manufactured Corporate Products

January 17, 2012 by

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As many noteworthy events unfold in these United States and elsewhere (National Defence Authorisation Act, for example), the disconnect between what is perceived important by people, and what is presented as important to people, is increasingly jarring. Calls of ‘censorship’ are growing, and with good reason: The lack of meaningful news, especially from domestic news […]

Egypt: Testing Ground for Internet Kill-Switch

January 28, 2011 by

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It seems that the Egyptian government has, at least for the moment, successfully removed its country from the Internet. Quoting from renesys.com: One of the very few exceptions to this block has been Noor Group (AS20928), which still has 83 out of 83 live routes to its Egyptian customers…. Why was Noor Group apparently unaffected […]